Senior Accountant in Sacramento, California Salary

Median pay for Senior Accountants in Sacramento lies in the neighborhood of $69K per year. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Female Sacramento Senior Accountants make up most of the survey respondents at 75 percent. In this profession, a large number enjoy medical and dental coverage, and most have vision insurance, as well. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$55,548 - $76,343
$56K
$69K
$76K
MEDIAN: $68,791
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$21.50 - $30.02
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MEDIAN: $28.77
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$55,548 - $76,343  
   
Bonus
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$50,647 - $78,022  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$28.77  
   
Overtime
$47.50  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Bonus
$3,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$50,647 - $78,022  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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About Sacramento, California

Sacramento County, California
490,715
Male:
237,724 (48.4%)
Female:
252,991 (51.6%)
Sacramento (/ˌsækrəˈmɛntoʊ/; Spanish: [sakɾaˈmento]) is the capital city of the U.S. state of California and the seat of Sacramento County. It is at the confluence of the Sacramento River and the American River in the northern portion of California's expansive Central Valley. Its estimated 2014 population of 485,199 made it the sixth-largest city in California, and the 35th largest city in the United States. Sacramento is the cultural and economic core of the Sacramento metropolitan area, which includes seven counties with a 2010 population of 2,414,783. Its metropolitan area is the fourth largest in California after the Greater Los Angeles area, the San Francisco Bay Area, and the San Diego metropolitan area, and is the 27th largest in the United States. In 2002, the Civil Rights Project at Harvard University conducted for TIME magazine named Sacramento "America's Most Diverse City". Sacramento became a city through the efforts of the Swiss immigrant John...
Sacramento:
$52,151
California:
$64,500
$1,085
Sacramento:
$287,300
California:
$449,100
5.1%

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Accountant

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Workers in their first five years can expect to earn $66K, but people who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably bigger sum of $70K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Senior Accountants in Sacramento make a median salary of $69K. For some reason, Sacramento Senior Accountants with more than two decades of experience report lower paychecks overall; the median sum in this group sits near $67K.

Key Stats for Senior Accountant

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Senior Accountant Salaries

▲4%

▲2%

National Average
$68,000

▼1%

Entry-Level
▼2%

Skills That Affect Senior Accountant Salaries



▲1%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

National Average
$68,000



Microsoft Office
▼1%

Auditing
▼2%

Quickbooks
▼2%

Payroll Administration
▼5%


Accounts Receivable
▼7%

Tax Preparation
▼7%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 81%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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